Accenture is a transnational company founded in 1989 and headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Accenture specializes in consulting and professional services. Accenture works in six major divisions that are Accenture Consulting, Accenture Federal Services, Accenture Strategy, Accenture Technology, Accenture Digital and Accenture Operations. Accenture is actively participating in blockchain implementation in business processes both as a payment tool and a tool for supply chain management, banking and media. Today, Accenture Technology is mostly concentrated on AI, cloud technologies and IT-security, which are all blockchain-compatible instruments suitable for large enterprises and newly developed startups. Technology-based consulting tools are widely implemented for improving business processes and that makes Accenture one of the Fortune Global 500 companies.
According to Accenture, 40% of working hours across various industries could be lost to AI as tools like ChatGPT continue to improve.
AI is coming for your job: What industries will be affected?
A clear principles-based regulatory approach to the digital assets sector could be a huge benefit to the Australian economy according to the report.
Digital assets could add $40B a year to Aussie GDP: Tech Council report
This figure is expected to further balloon to 73% by the end of 2022, according to research from Accenture.
Half of Asia's affluent investors have crypto in their portfolio: Report
The Sveriges Riksbank said that CBDC technology still requires further investigation.
Sweden’s central bank completes first phase of digital currency pilot
Ethereum enterprise adoption is being driven by support from major players such as Accenture and EY.
Ethereum enterprise adoption wins Accenture’s support with Baseline Protocol
Israel will have its first central securities lending platform this November, built on blockchain technology.
Tel Aviv Stock Exchange to Launch Blockchain Securities Platform
According to former CFTC Commissioner Sharon Bowen, the U.S. is behind other nations working on a CBDC.
US Lags Behind Other Nations Regarding CBDCs, Says Former CFTC Commissioner